Shriya Saran is an Indian actress. She had her career beginnings in the early 2000s. Her debut was in the movie Ishtam. She made her Bollywood debut in Tujhe Meri Kasam. Subsequently, she starred in several other Telugu films. She also ventured into Tamil cinema with her debut in Enakku 20 Unakku 18. She went on to star in the Hindi features Thoda Tum Badlo Thoda Hum and Shukriya: Till Death Do Us Apart. Her performance in the Tamil feature Sivaji earned her a Vijay Award nomination for Favourite Heroine. She was then acclaimed for her role in the Telugu movie Manam, getting a Filmfare nomination.